The current state of Badminton in India is nothing short of excellent. The massive changes in the Indian Badminton since the rise of the players in singles and doubles, who have been gaining the spotlight on the international platform is commendable. With the success of shutters like PV Sindhu, Saina, and Kidambi, the whole country is developing an interest in Badminton. At present, it is the second most played sport in India after Cricket.
Badminton is one of the most useful, safe, accessible, and active sports. It provides a lot of advantages that make it a suitable sport for kids and adults as well. Intensive movement around the playground helps keep the body in great shape, as Badminton is among the three most energy-intensive game sports and is considered one of the fastest in the world. If it is of interest to kids, they can take professional assistance and form a viable career as a badminton player or coach.
The Sports School Badminton Academy with Chief Mentor Pullela Gopichand strives to provide the best and unique training facilities and methods to our students to groom their willingness to play the sport into a full-fledged profession. We offer custom made Badminton programs for our young Badminton enthusiasts and scale it as per the students’ capability.
Our belief in providing the best training facilities and training methods to our students has led us to have different programs for talents at different levels. We have classes at the beginners, intermediate & advanced level that include strength building, conditioning, and rest & recovery methods. Our curriculum is a development-based progression that depends on young badminton enthusiasts mastering new skills before advancing to the next level.
Specific details of the programs are mentioned below:
Basic (Age group: 6 to 10 Years):
- Hand-Eye Coordination
- Holding Racket
- Physical Fitness
- Half Court Games
Intermediate (Age group: 10 to 12 Years)
- Basic Techniques
- Movement on Court
Advanced (Age group: 12+ Years)
- Agility and Strength
- Specialized Training
- Stroke Improvement
Professional (Age group: 15+ Years)
- Focused Training
- Speed & Stamina
- Advanced Skills
- Mental Conditioning
To ensure the best possible training for our students, we have Pullela Gopichand on-board as our chief mentor.
Pullela Gopichand is a former Indian Badminton player who, at present, is the Chief National Coach for the Indian Badminton team. He won his first National Badminton Championship title in 1996 and went on to win the title five times in a row. He also won two gold and one silver at the Indian national games, 1998. He has also trained several badminton prominent Indian badminton players, including Saina Nehwal, P. V. Sindhu, Sai Praneeth, Parupalli Kashyap, Srikanth Kidambi, Arundhati Pantawane, etc.
Badminton is a dynamic, energetic, and intellectual sport. Not only it helps the child to grow up, develop, and become stronger, but with the right training, your child can train to be fit and eventually build a career in this growing sport. The Sports School Badminton Academy with Chief Mentor Pullela Gopichand enables elite training and allows children to fully explore their potential in the sport of Badminton.